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The Easiest Way to Sync Ringtones to iPhone

Still use the ringtones that set by default and want to have a special ringtone for your iPhone? Actually, you can customize your iPhone by downloading ringtone apps as wanted and liked. But most possibly, you could have downloaded special ringtones to the iTunes and need to transfer them from the iTunes to iPhone. Or you met across some interesting ringtones while surfing the internet and downloaded them to your computer, then you need to sync these ringtones to your iPhone from the computer. So now, let's see how to sync ringtones to iPhone from the iTunes and from the computer.

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Part 1. Syncing Ringtones to iPhone from iTunes

Step 1. Open iTunes on the computer and then link your iPhone device connected to the computer via the USB cord.

Step 2. Click on Tones tab from your iTunes Library and make sure to have dragged the wanted ringtones to your computer. (Note: If in case you can’t see Tones, just click on Music and drop them there. The ringtones will be put under the Tones section automatically. )

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Step 3. Now, you can choose the wanted tones for syncing to iPhone. Here, you are free to select all ringtones or just some favorite ones. Then, click on Apply or Sync option to sync ringtones to iPhone.

Step 4. In this step, go to Settings > Sounds > Ringtones from your iPhone. Then choose the wanted ringtone as liked!

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However, in using iTunes to sync ringtones to iPhone, you could meet problems of this or that kind, according to user feedback. For example, quite a few users complain that ringtones won't appear after syncing is finished. So now let's see an easier way to sync ringtones to iPhone. That is, syncing ringtones to iPhone from the computer.

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Part 2. Syncing Ringtones to iPhone from the Computer

To smoothly transfer ringtones to iPhone from the computer, you absolutely can't miss this iPhone to Computer Transfer (Windows/Mac), which allows you to freely sync ringtones to iPhone from the computer without any hassle. You can also use it to share files between iPhone and the computer, including contacts, messages, videos, photos, movies, reminders and many more. So this software is also your good choice to back up important files from iPhone to the computer.


How to use it to sync ringtones to iPhone:

> Open the installed software on the computer and then get your iPhone connected to the computer via the USB cord. Then this software will detect your device and scan for all files.

> Now, hit the Import option and navigate to the ringtones files on the computer. Select the wanted ones and sync them to iPhone in one click.

(Note: Here, if you want to transfer ringtones from iPhone to the computer as a backup, just enter the Ringtones tab to choose the wanted files and hit the Export option to sync ringtones from iPhone to the computer.)

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